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Ship Inn

) #1 of 2 Restaurants in Dunwich ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Bar, British, Pub
St. James's Street, Dunwich IP17 3DT, England
+44 1728 648219
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good37%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“scotch egg” (17 reviews)
“fondue” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
St. James's Street, Dunwich IP17 3DT, England
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Reviews (337)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Tuesday night so not too busy. Didnt book but got place in the conservatory. Sweet flowers on the table a nice touch. Had mussels to start which were ace and husband had mackerel. He felt the beetroot side was amazing acompliment- just right. We both...More

Thank Jan D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The first breakfast had 2 of everything and a sausage for the dog and was excellent except that the eggs were not flipped so the yoke was very wet (slimy). When we ordered the second day i asked them to flip the egg. It arrived...More

Thank Martyn C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked for lunch in this dog friendly inn. Following a walk on the beach we arrived at the Ship Inn. We were shown straight to our reserved table in the conservatory and the service was impeccable. Their new chef produced a superb lunch with exciting...More

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped here for a light lunch - no sandwiches, but happy to choose a starter. My shell on prawns tasted defrosted but Ok - husband's new season asparagus was overpowered by the Parma ham. Drinks were OK as was service but nothing exceptional.

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had a superb fish pie with perfectly cooked veg but the pie should have been presented in a pie dish rather then slowly sliding across the very broad dish it was served in. My wife had a ploughman's lunch of sorts but there were...More

Thank Stuart A
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

We had a couple of nights here recently and had a good stay. It's got a fantastic location. There was redecoration going on while we were there which didn't cause any problems for us and will definitely be good for the place. The bathroom we...More

Thank Phil K
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

A very busy pub, great choice of food. Beer garden and a lovely sun trapped court yard.would advise booking.

Thank Michele G
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Impromptu Sunday lunch on recommendation. Didn't book, took a risk and our party of nine were very lucky!! No seats left inside so we sat in courtyard. On ordering told there was an hour wait for food but ours arrived very quickly within 15 minutes!...More

Thank gemima74
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Great lunch on the secluded patio after lovely walk in Dunwich Forest and beach stop to wash the dog. Shared the patio with at least three other dogs (and their owners) and enjoyed the relaxed atmosphere. Ate from the lite bites menu plus a portion...More

Thank PT1955
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Pre booked a table as it get super busy, we arrived early and snagged a beautiful spot in the garden, food was extremely quick. Service was friendly, food was lush! And it's dog friendly, my dog Winni loved the garden was would have been welcome...More

Thank Kylie-Ann M
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linda l
Your telephone seems to be constantly engaged today (Thurs 28th April) Trying to book your restaurant. If i still cannot get thru could some one ring me on 01493 668491. Thanks for your help.
28 April 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 51 - US$ 51
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St. James's Street, Dunwich IP17 3DT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Dunwich
  • Phone Number: +44 1728 648219
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